[maemo-developers] [maemo-developers] Does camera in N800 support X11 Xv extension?

From: Komal Shah komal.shah802003 at gmail.com
Date: Mon Feb 5 07:35:21 EET 2007
On 2/5/07, Stefan Kost <ensonic at hora-obscura.de> wrote:
> hi tim,
> Tim Teulings wrote:
> > Hallo!
> >
> > Subject says it all:
> >
> > Does the camera in the N800 support the X11 Xv extension, that mean can
> > I use this extension for displaying images of the camera or must I use
> > v4l V2 (what about the V1 interface) or gstreamer?
> v4l (1) is deprecated. Thus we only support v4l2. The v42lsrc gstreamer element
> is included, but also directly accessing v4l2 woiuld work.

As Stephen said, you can directly pickup some of the test application
for v4l2 to capture the video. Like this


I hope it will work. OR else try cross-compiling xawtv...OR I believe
you should also be able to test it with mplayer.

---Komal Shah

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